31 May, 2018

WEDDING BELLES

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SAY YES TO THE DRESS’ LORI ALLEN SHARES WHAT’S HOT IN BRIDAL FASHION

STORY: Karina Antenucci

If Lori Allen, who owns Bridals by Lori in Sandy Springs, has one piece of advice for brides on choosing their wedding dresses, it would be: “Listen to your heart. You will know when you have the gown of your dreams.” The Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta star (the TLC show’s episodes […]

31 May, 2018

SKINCARE MADE TO ORDER

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WE TRY OUT THE NEW APOTHECARY PREPARATIONS SERVICE FROM KIEHL’S

STORY: Karina Antenucci

Beauty brands come and go, but the staying power of Kiehl’s can perhaps be attributed to staying true to its roots. Originally opened as a single pharmacy in New York City in 1851, it evolved into a skincare company in the 1950s, but it never lost its apothecary swagger.

When I walked into Kiehl’s at Lenox […]

31 May, 2018

REMEMBERING CAREY CARTER

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A beloved local hairdresser leaves a legacy of giving

STORY: Mickey Goodman

When Carey Carter, co-owner of the Carter- Barnes on Paces hair salon, failed to show up for work Jan. 3, the staff knew something was terribly wrong, because Carter prided himself on never arriving late for a client’s appointment. Equally disturbing, he didn’t answer his cellphone. Fearing the worst, Kyla Edwards, the salon manager; her husband, […]

31 May, 2018

EDITOR’S CORNER – JUNE 2018

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As Dorothy famously said in The Wizard of Oz, there’s no place like home—which is why so many of us go to such lengths to make it comfortable, or chic, or cluttered with all of our favorite things, as the case may be.

Of course, the Buckhead area has more than its fair share of breathtaking homes. Just drive down any of its streets and you’ll see […]

31 May, 2018

A HISTORIC FEAST

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A NEW EXHIBIT SERVES UP A SMORGASBORD OF BARBECUE CULTURE

BY: Lia Picard

Atlanta is a city that loves its barbecue. But other than knowing the best places to eat it, few people know how deep its roots really go. “Barbecue Nation,” a new exhibit on view at the Atlanta History Center through June 16, 2019, sheds light on the history of the cuisine. For instance, did you […]

31 May, 2018

DRINKS, ITALIAN STYLE

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A Sandy Springs stylist raises a glass to cocktails from her favorite country

Italian Cocktails and food

STORY: H.M. Cauley

Summer is the perfect time of year to host a patio or porch drinks party. And this year, whether it’s a neighborhood gathering or an intimate dinner for two, Annette Joseph has the secrets to putting an Italian spin on the soiree in her new book, […]

31 May, 2018

BUCKHEAD HERITAGE SOCIETY SCAVENGER HUNT

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More than 100 participants hit the streets of Buckhead recently for the third annual Buckhead’s Hidden Secrets: A History Scavenger Hunt.

To kick off the event, which is presented by the Buckhead Heritage Society and was chaired this year by Barbara Bazzel, Penny Hart and Belle Turner Lynch, contestants gathered at the Atlanta International School for hors d’oeuvres and drinks. Then, teams of guests competed against each […]

31 May, 2018

NEWS CLIPS – JUNE 2018

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BY: Karon Warren

NEW COMPANY ELEVATES PET SITTING IN BUCKHEAD

Now available in Buckhead, Tuxedo Pets offers a variety of professional pet-sitting services to Atlanta residents and their best friends. Ranging from drop-in visits for a walk or some playtime to overnights and custom services such as taking your pet to the dog groomer, Tuxedo Pets provides premium options for clients and their furry companions. Its sitters will send you Snapchat pics and videos of your […]

31 May, 2018

KEEP ON TRUCKIN’

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GET HANDS ON WITH SOME AMAZING VEHICLES

BY: Karon Warren

At Brookhaven’s annual Touch a Truck event at Blackburn Park on June 16, families will love getting an up-close-and-personal look at a variety of police cars, fire trucks, utility trucks, maintenance vehicles and more. “We bring in various types of emergency vehicles, bucket trucks from Georgia Power, even 4×4 trucks—things kids might not normally get to see or […]